Two men shot and killed in Stead neighborhood on Monday identified


UPDATED : 2:30 p.m. - 6/20/17

Two men who were shot and killed in Stead north of Reno Sunday, June 18, have been identified.

According to the Washoe County Medical Examiner's Office, the two men who were shot and killed have been identified as 21-year-old Jordan Buggs and 21-year-old Byron Cisneros of Reno.

According to Reno police, officers received a call of shots being fired in the 1000 block of Purple Sage Road, at 12:30 a.m. Monday, June 19.

When officers arrived, they located two men who had been shot, and both were pronounced dead at the scene, police say.

The individual who shot the two men remained on scene and is cooperating with the investigation, according to police.

Authorities say details about the events that lead up to the shooting are unclear, but detectives are interviewing witnesses.

Reno police are asking for anyone who may have any information about this case to contact the Reno Police Department at (775) 334-2188, Secret Witness at 322-4900,, or text the tip to 847411 (TIP 411) keyword – SW.

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